The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 282 261 195
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -66
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 154 179 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.76% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.93% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 153 221
Median daily rate £625 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £463 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Electronic Trading
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18903 19289 18977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.35% 81.64% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13664 13797 13298
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 232 231
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £72.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in London

Electronic Trading
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Electronic Trading across the London region.

Electronic Trading Daily Rate Trend in London

Electronic Trading
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Electronic Trading Daily Rate Histogram in London

Electronic Trading
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading across the London region.

Electronic Trading Hourly Rate Trend in London

Electronic Trading
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 25 £565 +2.72% 21
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 218 (55.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 215 (54.71%) Front Office
3 172 (43.77%) C#
4 146 (37.15%) Low Latency
5 137 (34.86%) Multithreading
6 133 (33.84%) Java
7 127 (32.32%) Banking
8 111 (28.24%) Finance
9 103 (26.21%) C++
10 102 (25.95%) Fixed Income
11 96 (24.43%) Analytical Skills
12 95 (24.17%) SQL
13 93 (23.66%) Linux
13 93 (23.66%) WPF
14 90 (22.90%) FIX Protocol
15 88 (22.39%) Unix
16 86 (21.88%) Investment Banking
17 76 (19.34%) .NET
18 74 (18.83%) TIBCO
19 72 (18.32%) Python
20 67 (17.05%) Oracle
21 66 (16.79%) SQL Server
21 66 (16.79%) Equities
22 64 (16.28%) Rendezvous
23 62 (15.78%) ION Trading
24 58 (14.76%) Algorithmic Trading
25 56 (14.25%) Risk Management
26 52 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
27 46 (11.70%) Market Making
28 44 (11.20%) MVVM

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.80%) Confluence
2 6 (1.53%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.25%) Apache
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.25%) GemFire
4 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 38 (9.67%) RMDS
2 37 (9.41%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.76%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.25%) Eikon
4 1 (0.25%) Global One
4 1 (0.25%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.12%) Firewall
2 20 (5.09%) TCP/IP
3 16 (4.07%) Multicast
4 7 (1.78%) VPN
5 4 (1.02%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.76%) BGP
6 3 (0.76%) SAN
6 3 (0.76%) SSL
7 2 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.51%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.51%) LDAP
7 2 (0.51%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.51%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.25%) DHCP
8 1 (0.25%) DNS
8 1 (0.25%) LAN
8 1 (0.25%) NGN
8 1 (0.25%) RIP
8 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.09%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.82%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.53%) KDB
5 5 (1.27%) DB2
6 3 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.76%) OLAP
7 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.51%) Tick Data
8 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.25%) HSQLDB
8 1 (0.25%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (7.63%) NUnit
1 30 (7.63%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.62%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.11%) TeamCity
4 21 (5.34%) Jenkins
5 20 (5.09%) Subversion
6 16 (4.07%) JIRA
7 12 (3.05%) Maven
8 9 (2.29%) Selenium
9 7 (1.78%) JUnit
10 6 (1.53%) Ant
10 6 (1.53%) Gradle
10 6 (1.53%) Grunt
10 6 (1.53%) Hudson
10 6 (1.53%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.27%) Artifactory
11 5 (1.27%) Mocha
11 5 (1.27%) Mockito
11 5 (1.27%) Moq
11 5 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 215 (54.71%) Front Office
2 127 (32.32%) Banking
3 111 (28.24%) Finance
4 86 (21.88%) Investment Banking
5 23 (5.85%) Back Office
6 5 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 224 (57.00%) Developer
2 111 (28.24%) C# Developer
3 74 (18.83%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 68 (17.30%) Java Developer
5 55 (13.99%) Analyst
6 53 (13.49%) C++ Developer
7 38 (9.67%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
8 34 (8.65%) Applications Support
9 32 (8.14%) Front Office Developer
10 28 (7.12%) WPF Developer
11 27 (6.87%) C# WPF Developer
12 25 (6.36%) Business Analyst
12 25 (6.36%) C++/C# Developer
13 22 (5.60%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
13 22 (5.60%) Electronic Trading Support
14 21 (5.34%) Support Analyst
15 20 (5.09%) .NET Developer
15 20 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
16 19 (4.83%) Low Latency C++ Developer
17 18 (4.58%) C# GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (23.66%) WPF
2 90 (22.90%) FIX Protocol
3 76 (19.34%) .NET
4 64 (16.28%) Rendezvous
5 43 (10.94%) WinForms
6 31 (7.89%) HTML
7 25 (6.36%) HTML5
8 19 (4.83%) Reactive Extensions
9 16 (4.07%) Middleware
10 15 (3.82%) XML
11 14 (3.56%) .NET Framework
11 14 (3.56%) AngularJS
11 14 (3.56%) CSS
11 14 (3.56%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (3.56%) Ultra Messaging
12 13 (3.31%) STL
13 12 (3.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 10 (2.54%) CSS3
15 9 (2.29%) Sass
16 8 (2.04%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 218 (55.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 102 (25.95%) Fixed Income
3 96 (24.43%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (16.79%) Equities
5 34 (8.65%) User Experience
6 23 (5.85%) Derivative
7 19 (4.83%) Computer Science
8 14 (3.56%) N-Tier
9 11 (2.80%) Fintech
10 9 (2.29%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.29%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.04%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (2.04%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.78%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.78%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (1.27%) Eurex
15 4 (1.02%) Data Centre
15 4 (1.02%) SWIFT
15 4 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 93 (23.66%) Linux
2 88 (22.39%) Unix
3 30 (7.63%) Windows
4 15 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.80%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.78%) Solaris
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.25%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (37.15%) Low Latency
2 137 (34.86%) Multithreading
3 58 (14.76%) Algorithmic Trading
4 56 (14.25%) Risk Management
5 52 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (11.70%) Market Making
7 44 (11.20%) MVVM
8 38 (9.67%) OO
9 34 (8.65%) E-Commerce
10 30 (7.63%) Performance Optimisation
11 29 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (7.38%) SDLC
12 26 (6.62%) TDD
13 23 (5.85%) DevOps
14 20 (5.09%) High Availability
15 19 (4.83%) Change Management
15 19 (4.83%) OOD
15 19 (4.83%) Project Management
16 18 (4.58%) Migration
16 18 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (43.77%) C#
2 133 (33.84%) Java
3 103 (26.21%) C++
4 95 (24.17%) SQL
5 72 (18.32%) Python
6 32 (8.14%) Perl
7 22 (5.60%) JavaScript
8 21 (5.34%) XAML
9 14 (3.56%) Shell Script
10 10 (2.54%) Ruby
11 9 (2.29%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.53%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.02%) PHP
14 3 (0.76%) VBA
15 2 (0.51%) C
15 2 (0.51%) ES6
15 2 (0.51%) Scala
15 2 (0.51%) VB
16 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 18 (4.58%) Degree
2 6 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.51%) RHCE
4 1 (0.25%) CCIE
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.34%) QA
2 13 (3.31%) MiFID
3 3 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.76%) EMIR
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.53%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) NFS
2 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (3.82%) Puppet
2 13 (3.31%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (2.04%) Ansible
4 7 (1.78%) Nagios
5 6 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.02%) Icinga
6 4 (1.02%) logstash
7 3 (0.76%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.51%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.51%) yum
9 1 (0.25%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 74 (18.83%) TIBCO
2 67 (17.05%) Oracle
3 62 (15.78%) ION Trading
4 36 (9.16%) Microsoft
5 35 (8.91%) Reuters
6 15 (3.82%) Red Hat
7 13 (3.31%) Informatica
7 13 (3.31%) Splunk
8 11 (2.80%) Syncfusion
9 10 (2.54%) Atlassian
10 9 (2.29%) Sybase
11 8 (2.04%) Fidessa
12 7 (1.78%) Currenex
13 6 (1.53%) Calypso
13 6 (1.53%) DevExpress
13 6 (1.53%) MarketAxess
13 6 (1.53%) Murex
13 6 (1.53%) Solace
14 5 (1.27%) Bloomberg
14 5 (1.27%) Radianz
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